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Feb 22, 2015 9:39 pm

Velasquez vs. Werdum Set For UFC 188 In Mexico

The highly anticipated title-unification bout between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, has been set for UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. Televisa Deportes broke the news, which was later confirmed by UFC. Velasquez hasn’t been in the Octagon since September of 2013, when he picked up a...

Feb 22, 2015 9:12 pm

Michael Johnson on Calling Out Ben Henderson

After a phenomenal performance against Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 61, Michael Johnson put Ben Henderson on the hot seat when he called him out. During the post fight presser, Johnson mentioned that the call out was nothing personal and he simply wants bigger names. “He’s the only one open… I need some bigger...

Feb 22, 2015 9:08 pm

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva: Brazil Fans Are Fickle

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva was on the receiving end of a brutal knockout loss against Frank Mir this past Sunday night. After the bout, social media and fans throughout Brazil were questioning Silva’s ability to take a punch and whether or not he should hang up his gloves. Silva addressed the issue during the “UFC Fight...

Feb 22, 2015 9:07 pm

Frank Mir: Rubber Match with Brock Lesnar is Always on Mind

Frank Mir made a return to the octagon tonight in winning fashion when he blasted through Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. After the bout, it was rumored that Mir expressed interest in a rubber match with Brock Lesnar. During the post fight press conference, Mir confirmed that he wants another fight with “The Beast Incarnate” Brock Lesnar....

Feb 22, 2015 9:00 pm

UFC Fight Night 61 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home Extra $50K

After a night of spectacular fights, several people begged UFC President Dana White for bonuses. Four individuals were awarded performance bonuses, find out who they are! Performance of the Night: Matt Dwyer Matt Dwyer def. William Macario by way of TKO (Punches) 3:14 of Round 1 Matt Dwyer sent William Macario crashing to the canvas...

Feb 22, 2015 8:03 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Mir KOs Bigfoot in Less than 2 Minutes

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir just snapped a four fight losing streak after brutally knocking Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva out. Mir is the eighth underdog in a row to win tonight at “UFC Fight Night 61”. It was a bit of a feeling out process, but you could probably watch the final interaction faster than...

Feb 22, 2015 7:39 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Johnson Upsets Barboza, Picks Up Decision Win

Michael Johnson’s ability to pull off this performance after such a long layoff goes to show that bookies may not know everything. Johnson is the seventh underdog in a row to rock the boat and dethrone the favorite with relative ease. Johnson fought intelligently and kept a short distance between him and Edson Barboza. Barboza...

Feb 22, 2015 7:00 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Alvey Brutally KOs Ferreira with Big Combo!

Cezar Ferreira looked like he was on his way to a dominant win before Sam Alvey landed two big shots that ended it all! Alvey waited for his opening and got it in spectacular fashion! Ferreira landed a huge back elbow, but Alvey answered with a right hook and followed up with a left hook...

Feb 22, 2015 6:39 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Martins Stuns Khabilov, Earns Decision Win

Underdogs upsetting the favorites seems to be a reoccurring theme tonight at UFC Fight Night 61. The crowd may have showered Andriano Martins with a chorus of boos after his hand was raised in victory, but he got the job done! It may not have been the most exciting performance, but it was fantastic to...

Feb 22, 2015 6:06 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Saenz Upsets Alcantara with Decision Win

Iuri Alcantara walked into the octagon as the heaviest favorite of the night, but Frankie Saenz was on a mission to prove the bookies wrong! Saenz performance may not have been the most exciting to watch, however it got the job done and he left UFC Fight Night 61 with the biggest victory of his...

Feb 22, 2015 5:33 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Ponzinibbio Earns Big Win Over Strickland

The streak of exciting fights continued when Sean Strickland and Santiago Ponzinibbio battled for a grueling fifteen minutes. Despite being more active, Strickland ate more power shots which led to his demise and a victory for Brazil’s Ponzinibbio. Strickland proved to have a phenomenal chin with the shots he absorbed tonight, but that is not...